Hands-on Learning

Pasta La Vista, Baby! Delicious Food-Related Family Activities

Pasta La Vista, Baby! Delicious Food-Related Family Activities

Food is a love language in our house. So, in our some-type-of-hybrid-of-traditional-and-unschool-y-homeschool, we decided to use food as a lesson! More specifically, we decided to make homemade ravioli. If you don’t want to make ravioli with your kiddos, no worries! There are lots of ways to use food in your homeschool. I’ll tell you what we did,…

Life Skills for Teens: How to Clean the Kitchen (with Printable Checklists)

Life Skills for Teens: How to Clean the Kitchen (with Printable Checklists)

There is more to an education than just reading, writing, and arithmetic. Life skills are an essential part of growing up. They prepare our children for living on their own, with roommates, and with spouses. There are numerous life skills that teens need to learn on their way to adulthood. Budgeting, car maintenance, balancing a…